"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.